In the News - Responsible Lending when Traditional Underwriting Doesn’t Work

February 17, 2016

With a focus on their mission statement, Helping People Prosper - Helping Communities Thrive, Freedom First developed an innovative auto loan program to help hardworking families, who fall into the low- to moderate-income range, be able to afford a reliable vehicle. The auto loan program, Responsible Rides, offers loans at reasonable rates combined with financial counseling and vehicle maintenance education.

Dave Prosser, Senior Vice President of Community Development, discusses the program design and success metrics of Responsible Rides in a February 4, 2016 article for Stanford Social Innovation Review